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A female role actor with strong male features, holding prayer beads. Colour woodcut by Kunisada, 1852.

Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1852
Reference
36679i
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Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], 1852.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Toyokuni-ga

Notes

Edo Murasaki, fifty-four leaves, number twenty 'Morning glory'

Creator/production credits

The actor is by Kunisada, the background is by an unknown artist, Kokusō

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark, block cutter's mark, censor's seal and set title

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36679i

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Languages

  • Japanese



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